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Van Gogh on Saturday
Due to a bad weather, Van Gogh's concert, has been moved to Saturday, May 07th, starting at 20h...
Tonight's concerts at the Cultural Center, Van Gogh on Saturday
Tonight's program of the Serbia World Music Festival will be held at the Cultural Center. Originally concerts were planned at the city square...
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SWMF '16 - Gipsy Aleksići (Serbia)
Monday 2nd may, 19:15h - Cultural Center
We are proud to announce the participation of "Gipsy Aleksići" ...
SWMF '16 - Bratsberg Longhorns (Norway)
Monday 2nd may 20:30h - Cultural Center
Trond Ytterbø, the front man of the famous Norwegian group Notodden...
SWMF '16 - Van Gogh (Serbia)
Saturday 7th may, 21:30h - City Square, guest Dejan Petrović
"Van Gogh" is one of the most popular rock bands in the...
SWMF '16 - "Svartlamon Hardkor" choir (Norway)
Friday 22nd april, 19:00h - Cultural Center, guests: J. Pavlović, D. Veselinović
Svartlamon Hardkor (hardcore / hard choir) was founded in Trondheim in 2004...
SWMF '16 - Divanhana (BIH)
Sunday 1st may, 20h - Cultural Center
Divanhana performs traditional music in new arrangements created under...
SWMF '16 - Garavi Sokak (Serbia)
Sunday 1st may, 21:30h - Cultural Center
Garavi Sokak was formed in 1989. Many of the songs from the first album...
SWMF '16 - Bands
The 8th Serbia World Music Festival, is going to be held on april 22nd in the Cultural centre, and on 1-2nd may at the center...
Music after the Festival
On Tuesday, May the third, at the cafe Modesty Blaise, we will continue socializing with participants of the festival...
The official vehicle of the festival
The official vehicle of the festival is the Renault Megane IV, thanks to our sponsor Jevtović-auto, Čačak...
8th Serbia World Music Festival
This year's festival will be held on 22nd April and 01-02nd May 2016 at the center of Gornji Milanovac...
Sevdah s jeseni
Music festival "Sevdah s jeseni", 29th september - 1st october 2016, Gornji Milanovac. Organizer - Udruženja ljubitelja kulture "Kreč"...

Serbia World Music Festival (SWMF) was established as joint project between the City Council of Gornji Milanovac in Serbia, local enthusiasts and a group of Norwegians with strong relations to Serbia. The aim of the festival is to unite artists with different cultural backgrounds through a number of concerts as well as other cultural activities.

Ethnical music is looked upon as traditional music with quite strict forms. Through history there have been many attempts to preserve ethnical music by isolating it from music from other regions. SWMF is working in the opposite direction in trying to create a new musical universe where traditional music is presented in not so traditional ways, the result being a number of unique concerts. The whole festival is characterized by a much enthusiasm and a great love for music that knows no borders, as all the artists and everybody behind the festival are working on a non-profit basis.

The program offers a great diversity, although Roma music plays an important role. In addition to the concerts SWMF offers a great variety of other activities as well: dance performances by famous groups from different corners of ex-Yugoslavia, exhibitions and traditional food and drink from local producers.

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